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FOX
Jan 15, 2013 6:00am PST
was another fire on the same pier two years ago. they fought the fire defensively spraying water from the shoreline and they will likely have to monitor the fire for some time. >> it appears the wood is treated with crease salt. -- creole salt. this is problematic and it is real heavy timber so it will burn for a while. >> reporter: and this pier fire did have an impact on the southern pacific and amtrak's train line. head to run hose lines across the tracks and at this point in fact we saw a train come by a few moments ago. there was another concern and that was this fire posing a threat to the nearby sugar factory. burning pieces of wood were actually drifting towards that waterfront facility and the folks had people out on the waterfront keeping an eye out for those burning pieces of wood. they will be here to investigate the fire and i asked the chief if transients were possibly camping out on this pier and he said he does not have information to this but that's something he will certainly look at. alex savage ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> we are learning new information a
FOX
Jan 18, 2013 6:00am PST
working to get more information this hour from defense secretary leon panetta. he did speak at a college in london and said quote those who wont wantingly attack our country and people will have no place to hide. d.c. insiders say the air force is sending in an evacuation from europe to algeria to get the hostages out of that area. again we have calls into the state department to get confirmation on that. we look to have an update for you when i see you next hour. live in washington kyla campbell. >>> according to a new poll the national rifle association is more popular here in the united states than the entertainment industry. the poll by the washington post found that 41% of adults see the nra in a positive light. 45% view it in a negative light. that compares to 24% of people that have positive feelings about the entertainment industry. 39% have negative feelings. gun sales are surging nation- wide. some are running out of military style assault weapons. since the current debate over gun control began many say their sales has more than troubled. people say they want to buy th
FOX
Jan 16, 2013 6:00am PST
less than spectacular defense about marketing online classes to nonstudents. the university spent $4.3 million marketing the online classes hoping to attract tuition from students all over the world. but since the classes started a year ago, only one person who was not already a uc student has take an class. uc online classes cost $1400 to $2400. but other universities like stanford and harvard are offering online classes for free. hundreds of thousands of students have signed up for those classes. >>> season 12 of american idol kicks off tonight right here on ktvu channel 2. mariah carey, nikki minaj and keith urban join randy jackson at the judges table. but judges say the focus is on finding the next big talent and that sometimes creates colorful moments. >> we have so much stuff going on this season. if i were a viewer, i would have be dvring this season. there are so many things. >> as usual fans can expect wild wacky and off key singers during early auditions and this is going to be great. be sure to watch for contestants that had surprise auditions after being secretly nominated
FOX
Jan 15, 2013 5:00am PST
took a defensive posture on this. i want to show you quickly from our vantage point, this is where it is located actually out on the water. it is a pier that is burning right now and fire crews have to spray water. certainly a lot of access issues and they are bridging in a boat and the coast guard to assist to get this fire fully under control. i want to bring it to you at this point with the crocket fire department. first tell me exactly what is burning here. >> what we have is a very old pier that was once occupied. it is not occupied now. it previously experienced a fire about two years ago. these are the remnants there of and there is still a lot of heavy timbers covered in crease salt and we expect this to burn if we are not able to get lines completely around it. >> this fire does appear to be suspicious given that there was a fire several years ago? >> yes, there are no other sources, there is no electricity and no occupants on the site so it is suspicious and -- suspicious and it will be under investigation. we have no reason to suspect but we will conduct a full investigatio
FOX
Jan 14, 2013 5:00am PST
throats and cough. besides being immunized and getting a flu vaccine. one of the best defenses is to wash your happened-- wash your hands. reporting live janine de la vega. >>> vice president joe biden continues his gun violence meetings. this time he will meet with members of congress. tomorrow vice president will give president obama his recommendations for new gun control policies. coming up at 5:15 the national rifle association predicts how congress would vote on an assault weapons ban. >>> one month after the newtown, connecticut school shooting people there are now talking about what should be done with santa hook elementary school. at a meeting yesterday there were differing opinions on whether students and staff should ever go back to the building where a gunman killed 20 first graders and six teachers. some say the school should be torn down, replaced with a memorial to honor those that were killed december 14th. >> knock that school down and make it sacred ground. memorial to all the people that were destroyed that day. >> knocking down the school would be knocking down th
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